While on trekking, you will know the real villages of Ladakh and their way of living.
Rumtse is a small consists of few families, just at the base of Staklangla located on the way to Manali around 76kms from district head quarter. It takes around 2 hours to get there by taxi. The view of the village is awesome and temperature remains cool even in summer due to high altitude, which is the starting point of trek to Tsomoriri of 9 days. Takes you through high altitude pleatue of changthang known for high altitude and stunning landscape different from rest of the region. while doing this trek you can enjoy the view of wild life/birds. The lake like Tsokar (Known as salt water lake in the region) and Tsomoriri fully guarded by mountains known for its beauty in the region. You can also experienced the life style of Changpa nomad who rear yaks, sheep and goat etc for food and wool for making clothes for winter season. One can visit Korzok monastery named” Thupstan Sningbo Drupgout Standar Chosling” which was founded between 1851-1861 by lama Kunga Lodos Snyingbo sponsored by head of Rupsho Tsering Tashi Namgial. While driving back to Leh via Mahe bridge you can watch the medicinal hot spring of Chumathang very much famous among the local for treatment.